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narc Syllabification: narc
(also nark)

Definition of narc in English:

noun

informal , chiefly North American
A federal agent or police officer who enforces the laws regarding illicit sale or use of drugs and narcotics.
Example sentences
  • Lab busts have soared since last fall when Wright, a former narc, took over the county's 13-man drug task force.
  • Les knew enough to be cautious, he sure as hell didn't want to wind up talking to a narc. or an undercover cop.
  • It would take a mind working on a very different level to consider the sentence being for four sales of pot to an undercover narc at an area high school.

Origin

1960s: abbreviation of narcotic.

Words that rhyme with narc

arc, ark, Bach, bark, barque, Braque, Clark, clerk, dark, embark, hark, impark, Iraq, Ladakh, Lamarck, lark, macaque, marc, mark, marque, nark, Newark, park, quark, sark, shark, snark, spark, stark, Vlach

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